The Dads in our lives are among our favourite people. They are the purveyors of the very best cringe Dad jokes, the people we call first when the car/lawn mower/washing machine is playing silly buggers and the blokes most likely to see the best in us.
What they are NOT, is easy to buy for.
We've put together this handy gift guide so finding Dad the ideal gift is easy. With Spring just around the corner garden tools, outdoor furniture and watering equipment make the perfect gifts for Dad. We stock excellent quality tools and equipment that will last - sure to get you favourite child status!
Bonus points for supporting a small business (we literally give a little woop with joy every time someone buys something from our shop!)
Gifts under $50
This National Trust high-carbon steel round-tined hand fork echoes the style and quality of the garden tools of yesteryear. Celebrating traditional manufacturing techniques, the attention to design detail results in a garden hand fork with strength and durability, developed to make gardening easier for everyone.
Handy sized pair of trowels - perfect for filling cell trays without messy over spill and transplanting seedlings into pots or the garden.
Comfortable stretch fit gloves with nitrile-coated fingers and palm for grip and protection against dirt and moisture. Hard to lose, thanks to the colour, these can be thrown in the washing machine every once in a while to freshen them up too.
This eco-friendly pot maker from Burgon & Ball is made from FSC certified wood and allows you to recycle your old newspapers into something useful! Dad can make limitless supplies of sturdy biodegradable pots for seeds, seedlings and young plants.
Gifts under $100
The two handles make for ease of filling, carrying and pouring in the desired location. No more plastic watering cans that deteriorate and break!
Wonder Weed Puller $62.95
Dad will love pulling weeds without having to bend down or get his hands dirty. Designed to be used standing up, it couldn’t be easier to use. Simply insert the three rust-resistant stainless steel prongs into the ground to surround the weed root, rotate through 360 degrees, and pull to remove the weed - with root intact. The best bit is the ejector button on the handle - so satisfying!
Mini Bypass Lopper $69.90
This lightweight lopper is perfect for when you need a bit more power than the old secateurs but don't want to lug around a heavy cutting tool. A very handy tool for Dad's collection.
Seed Storage Tin $59.90
Dad will always know where his seeds are with this beautifully-designed storage tin. Collecting, storing and organising your seed packets has never looked so good.
Happy Shopping and Happy Father's Day :)